Went on to earn a graduate degree: 33%
Did/do you have a business career?
Did you have children?
Have opportunities for women in business improved?
What are the biggest issues still facing women in business? (percentage of all mentions)
Work/life balance: 45%
Inequality of pay and opportunity, glass ceiling: 20%
Male-dominant culture, good-old-boy network: 15%
Women’s lack of confidence in their skills: 10%
Insufficient lending to women startups: 10%
Why did you choose to enroll at Notre Dame?
• Kristine Moravek (’74 MGT): “I was a transfer from Saint Mary’s
who was already taking the business curriculum at Notre Dame my sophomore year. Also, my father went to Notre Dame and I wanted
to follow in his footsteps.”
• Margo Pellardy Kelly (’76 FIN): “My brother was there and he was
having a great experience.”
• Christine (Carroll) Lang (’76 ACCT): “I transferred to Notre Dame as a sophomore the fall of 1973. I attended Whitman College in Walla Walla, Wash., my freshman year after growing up in Southern California. I actually followed my high school boyfriend to ND. I visited him during my freshman year spring break and interviewed with the admissions office, was accepted as a transfer student with a major in science and transferred in.”